few mesa used price / trade questions

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by schmittuml, Oct 5, 2005.

  1. schmittuml

    schmittuml Supporting Member

    Oct 25, 2004
    Lowell, MA
    whats a good price on an old 1X15 mesa roadready cab in great condition?

    and I have an eden410xlt with the option to trade for a powerhouse 1000..... worth it or no.?
  2. Plain Old Me

    Plain Old Me

    Dec 14, 2004
  3. brothernewt

    brothernewt Some people call me the stormtrooper of love...

    Apr 13, 2004
    Happyrock, OR
    If you like the powerhouse more than it's probably a reasonable trade from a financial standpoint. I personally wouldn't make the trade. I've played the Powerhouse 1000 in a couple different band settings (was at the rehearsal/gig spot so convienient) and did not like it at all... but it's your ears and gear... :)
  4. danomite64


    Nov 16, 2004
    Tampa, Florida
    I've seen a lot of 1x15's go for right at $300 on ebay, so anything less than that is good. I've never owned a powerhouse 1000, but I did have a Mesa 2-15 cab, and that was THE most difficult thing to load in and out of my car. I believe the 1000 is about the same size as that 2-15; I traded it in on a 4-10; I wouldn't trade the other way.
  5. Tash


    Feb 13, 2005
    Bel Air Maryland
    The 1000 is actually the same size as a 610. Its fairly managable alone due to the handle placement, rails and tilt back casters, and cake with another person helping.